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Vertebrata urbana (Harvey) Kuntze 1891

Publication details
Vertebrata urbana (Harvey) Kuntze 1891: 929

Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
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Publication date: 5 Nov 1891

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Vertebrata is Vertebrata fastigiata S.F.Gray.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Polysiphonia urbana Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Table Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 547). Notes: Probable holotype: TCD 186 (Díaz-Tapia et al., 2017: table 3).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia urbana Harvey 1847

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.

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